Cowen & Co. JP Morgan, Cowen Initiate Coverage of Sophia Genetics With Overweight, Outperform Ratings Both investment banks are bullish on the genomic data analysis firm, which went public on the Nasdaq a month ago, raising $234 million in gross proceeds. JP Morgan, Cowen Initiate Coverage of Singular Genomics Systems Analysts estimated the total addressable market for the San Diego-based next-generation sequencing firm at between $44 billion and $50 billion. Singular Genomics Ups IPO Target to $187M The San Diego-based DNA sequencing startup plans to offer 8.5 million shares at an IPO price between $20 and $22 per share, for a $1.5 billion valuation. Sequencing Startup Singular Genomics Files for $100M IPO The San Diego-based company, led by a raft of Illumina veterans, is planning to build a new sequencing platform to address genomic and multiomic analysis. Roche to Acquire GenMark Diagnostics for $1.8B Under the acquisition agreement, expected to close in Q2, Roche will acquire all outstanding shares of GenMark's common stock for $24.05 per share. Dec 3, 2020 Twist Bioscience Prices Upsized $300M Public Offering Dec 2, 2020 Twist Bioscience Proposes $250M Public Offering Oct 8, 2020 NanoString Technologies Prices $200M Public Offering Oct 7, 2020 NanoString Technologies Q3 Preliminary Product, Service Revenues Grow 14 Percent Sep 21, 2020 Grail Deal Will Enable Illumina to Expand From Tech Innovator to Diagnostics Provider Premium Sep 11, 2020 10x Genomics Prices Upsized $440M Public Offering Sep 9, 2020 10x Genomics to Sell 3.5M Shares in Public Offering Aug 12, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Prices $86.9M Public Stock Offering Aug 11, 2020 JP Morgan, Cowen, William Blair Initiate Coverage of Berkeley Lights Jul 17, 2020 Berkeley Lights Prices Upsized $178.2M IPO Jul 16, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies to Raise $240M in Public Stock Offering Jun 4, 2020 Twist Bioscience Prices $100M Stock Offering Feb 19, 2020 Twist Bioscience Announces $100M Public Stock Offering Jan 24, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Prices Public Offering of Stock Jan 21, 2020 Adaptive Biotechnologies Announces Preliminary FY19 Revenue Increase, $257M Stock Offering Oct 7, 2019 Cowen, JP Morgan, Evercore ISI, Bank of America Initiate Coverage of 10x Genomics Aug 20, 2019 10x Genomics Files for $100M IPO Jul 9, 2019 Cowen Downgrades Myriad Genetics' Stock Mar 13, 2019 HTG Molecular, Cowen Ink $40M Stock Sale Deal Jan 2, 2018 Cowen, Leerink, JP Morgan Initiate Coverage of Quanterix Load More Breaking News In Brief This Week: Illumina, Personalis, Proteomedix, and More Ancient DNA Details Population Dynamics Within Andean Tiwanaku Civilization Genomic Data Spanning 2K Years Gives Glimpse of Etruscan Origins, Population Changes People in the News: New Appointments at Hologic, Akoya Biosciences, Caris Life Sciences, More At NSGC, Genetic Counselors Address Race-Based Medicine, Ways to Change New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Becton Dickinson, Cosmos-ID, OncoDNA, More The Scan US Booster Eligibility Decision The US CDC director recommends that people at high risk of developing COVID-19 due to their jobs also be eligible for COVID-19 boosters, in addition to those 65 years old and older or with underlying medical conditions. Arizona Bill Before Judge The Arizona Daily Star reports that a judge weighing whether a new Arizona law restricting abortion due to genetic conditions is a ban or a restriction. Additional Genes Wales is rolling out new genetic testing service for cancer patients, according to BBC News. Science Papers Examine State of Human Genomic Research, Single-Cell Protein Quantification In Science this week: a number of editorials and policy reports discuss advances in human genomic research, and more.